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Having suffered a blow in 2006, Israel fears Lebanese Hezbollah

LEBANON, Feb. 25 (VOP) - According to an Israeli newspaper, the power of Lebanese Hezbollah is Israel's biggest concern. The Biranit military base is the headquarters of the Galilee division of the Israeli forces. Biranit is only one kilometer from the Lebanese border. The road leading...

Lebanese Hezbollah chief Nasrallah warns of new plot against Resistance

RUSSIA, Feb. 25 (VOP) - The Secretary General of Lebanese Hezbollah delivered a speech by video conference this Saturday, February 24, to mark the 40th anniversary of the founding of the School of Islamic Studies of the Imam of the time, in Baalbek, eastern from...

Lebanese army commander: The army will confront any Israeli aggression

LEBANON - The Lebanese army will use all available means to counter any possible "Israeli aggression" at any cost, the Lebanese army chief said on Monday. "I reiterate today our categorical rejection of the Israeli enemy's violation of Lebanon's sovereignty and its sacred right to invest...

Hezbollah says it is ready to face Israel

LEBANON - Lebanese Hezbollah says it is preparing to face any Israeli exaction against the Lebanese borders. Lebanese Hezbollah has said it is ready to react to any Israeli military abuses against its borders. Regarding the matter of Lebanon's energy resources in the Mediterranean Sea, senior Hezbollah...

Lebanon condemns Israel’s violation of its airspace

LEBANON - Speaking to the participants at the Munich Security Conference, the Lebanese Minister of Defense discussed the issue of Israeli airstrikes in Syria from Lebanese airspace. Speaking to the participants at the Munich Security Conference, Yacoub Sarraf said that Israel had not conducted any operation...

Hezbollah the “only force” for Lebanon in the “battle” of oil against Israel: Nasrallah

LEBANON - Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said on Tuesday that his party was the "only force" for Lebanon in the "battle" of oil and gas on the Mediterranean against Israel. "The only power you have is the Lebanese, the resistance," Nasrallah said in a televised...

Nasrallah threatens Lebanon’s enemies

LEBANON - Speaking at a ceremony commemorating the martyrdom of senior members of Lebanese Hezbollah, Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah gave an important speech on Israel, Lebanese internal issues and the region. After talking about the martyrs of the Resistance, the Lebanese Hezbollah Secretary General discussed the border...

We will not allow the demons to play among the Lebanese: Hezbollah

LEBANON - Hezbollah Secretary-General Hassan Nasrallah called on the Lebanese to unite, stressing that foreigners should not be allowed to interfere in the country's internal affairs. Nasrallah said: "Israel is building the wall in the Palestinian land, and this is part of the occupation, and so...

Hezbollah’s growing arsenal threatens Lebanon’s security: US

UNITED STATES - US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson warned on Thursday that the growing arsenal of Iran-backed Hezbollah and its involvement in regional conflicts threaten Lebanon's security. At a news conference in Beirut with Prime Minister Saad Hariri, Tillerson said Washington was in contact with...

Tillerson: Hezbollah is part of the “political process” in Lebanon

LEBANON - The military gains of the Resistance in Syria and Iraq are undeniable: as proof, the United States is no longer able to ignore it. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson admitted that Hezbollah was part of the "political process" in Lebanon on the...

Israel sets up its iron dome near Lebanon

LEBANON - Israel has installed several iron dome batteries near the Lebanese border. Following the destruction of an Israeli F-16 by the Syrian army, having aggravated the tension already marking the relations between Israel on the one hand and Syria and Lebanon on the other,...

Israeli reconnaissance plane violates Lebanese airspace

An Israeli reconnaissance aircraft violated Lebanon's airspace over Alma al-Shaab on Monday, 12 February, and then left for occupied Palestine. The Israeli spy plane left Lebanese soil at 8:30 am, the command of the Lebanese army said in a statement quoted by al-Wataniya Lebanon website. This is...

Hassan Nasrallah wanted by the Mossad

ISRAEL (VOP) - Arrested in Lebanon, the spy Mossad confessed to have a mission to identify the place of residence of Hassan Nasrallah. According to information obtained by the Al-Manar TV reporter, an investigation that was conducted following the arrest of Youssef Hajar revealed that...

Lebanon announces the construction of a port in Naqoura in order to confront Israel

LEBANON - The Minister of Public Works in Lebanon, Youssef Fenianos, announced the intention of the ministry to set up an international commercial port in the town of Naqoura in Tire to "confront the Israeli ambitions" on the southern border of the country. The Lebanese...

Lebanon says it will prevent Israel from building a border wall

LEBANON - Lebanon vowed on Wednesday to prevent any attack on its territory by building a border wall built by Israel, while Israel said it wanted foreign mediation to resolve a dispute with Lebanon over energy sources in maritime areas. Lebanon's leaders have accused Israel of...

Moscow and Beirut sign military cooperation agreement

RUSSIA / LEBANON - The Lebanese press announced on Wednesday that Lebanon and Russia have agreed to sign soon an agreement on the development of their cooperation in the military field. Russian President Vladimir Putin has asked his Ministry of Defense to start talks with...

Lebanon confirms its intention to prevent Israel from building a wall at the southern border

LEBANON - Lebanese authorities announced on Tuesday their intention to move internationally and internationally to prevent Israel from building a wall on its southern border and to prevent it from "hitting" the country's oil wealth in regional waters, reports AFP news agency. Lebanon is due to...

We will not force Syrian refugees to return: Lebanese PM Saad Hariri

LEBANON - Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri confirmed that his country supports the speedy and safe return of Syrian refugees but will not force them, under any circumstances, to return to Syria. "Since seven years, Lebanon has hosted the displaced and has shown an unmatched...

At least 13 Syrians died in a snowstorm during their flight to Lebanon: UN

The number of Syrians who died during their flight from war in their country to neighboring Lebanon during a snowstorm rose to at least 13, the United Nations said on Saturday. A group of Syrians, including children, tried to enter Lebanon late Thursday through an...

Nasrallah accuses Israel of bombing a Hamas leader in Sidon in Lebanon

Hezbollah Secretary General Hassan Nasrallah on Friday accused Israel of carrying out a bombing that wounded a member of the Palestinian militant group Hamas in the southern Lebanese city of Sidon and called the bombing an act of aggression. The Israeli army said it was...

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